SEPT. 7: San Francisco Symphony Opening Night Gala
New season, more music.
One of the city’s biggest and most glamorous parties of the year, the symphony’s opening night gala rolls out the red carpet for this evening concert featuring Michael Tilson Thomas, celebrated soprano Renée Fleming and mezzo-soprano Susan Graham. The night ends with dancing to live music on the streets of San Francisco with drinks, treats and more. This month, the symphony also presents concerts from pianst Yuja Wang and tenor Michael Fabiano as well as a tribute to composer Steve Reich. Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness Ave., 415.864.6000, sfsymphony.org